Status: Member State: Full Compliance

Joe Schmider

Joe Schmider

Immediate-Past-Chair; Director(TX)
State of Texas
Office of EMS/Trauma System Coordination
Austin , TX 78714-9347
Phone: (512) 834-6737

Commissioner Joseph Schmider was seated to the Interstate Commission for EMS Personnel Practice at the inaugural meeting on October 11, 2017 and served over five years as the Commission's first Chair. Commissioner Schmider remainds a member of Executive Committee as the Immediate Past Chair (non-voting).

About Texas's EMS System

EMS Compact Legislation

In Texas, the REPLICA legislation was signed into law on September 1, 2015. This made Texas the second state to enact the EMS Compact.

National EMS Coordinated Database Status

  • ✅ Texas is fully integrated with NEMSCD

Texas's EMS Rules

Texas's EMS Statutes

State EMS Office Links

EMS Reciprocity Certification

Current Commissioner Appointment